Julia Belluz – Lessons from the trenches of evidence-based health journalism at Vox.com< Back to search results
- Format Videos
- Language/s English
- Target Audience Self-directed learning
- EBM Stage 0 - Why EBM?
- Duration >15 mins
- Difficulty Advanced
Key Concepts addressed
- 3-2a Do the outcomes measured matter to you?
- 1-1b Dramatic treatment effects are rare
- 1-2c Association is not the same as causation
Jullia Beluz, a Canadian journalist speaks at ‘Evidence Live’ 2016 about the need to bring the cultures of health journalism and Evidence-Based Medicine together, to discourage claims based only on correlations, anecdotes or single studies.
Narrowing the research-reporting gap requires better reporting, using visuals to a greater extent, and reaching out to different audiences, for example, through SnapChat.